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CAN A CATARACT COME BACK?

Once the cataract is removed it cannot return, but sometimes, typically two to three years after the surgery, the "capsular bag", the "skin" of the old lens, which is left in place to allow the new plastic lens to be held in the correct position, may become cloudy. It needs to be treated with a laser to become clear again.